Reading Prostate Cancer Support Group Chairman: Graham Cook (0118) 969 1668

Royal Berkshire Hospital - Nursing Support (0118) 322-5111

Members Experiences

In this section we publish articles written by our members, outlining their experiences of living with Protate Cancer.

If you wish to submit an article, please contact us using the feedback page, or email us at The article should be short and may be provided as a PDF document, Word, or even plain text. So as not to reveal personal information, please provide a nickname we can attribute it to.

RPCSG does not accept responcibility for the content of any article supplied.


Chris was diagnosed with prostate cancer in 2014 and has been treated with external radiotherapy and hormone treatment. Read his story here.

Before and After Your Prostate Operation

This is one member's experience of Prostate surgery and his very practicle advice. Read his story here.

The Astonishing Potency of a Vacuum

This is one member's personal view on the benifits of a Vacumm Pump. View the article here.

Choosing and Obtaining a Vacuum Pump

This is one member's personal view on how to choose a Vacuum Pump. View the article here.

Travel Insurance with your Bank

Getting travel insurance can be a real problem as we get older, especially if we have a medical condition. This is one member's personal experience of getting travel insurance through his bank. View the article here.